Tag: President Michael McRobbie

Dora Natella unveils Spirit of Indiana at Memorial Stadium

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief   Just outside of Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, IN stands Dora Natella’s recent sculpture settled into its new home. Natella, sculpture professor, spent the past two years full-time, creating The Spirit of Indiana, and despite the pandemic, provides a centerpiece for sports-goers and students alike.  The Spirit of Indiana features five athletes,

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Purdue Polytechnic building officially changes name to Parkside Hall

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief Chancellor Susan Elrod announced that the former Purdue Polytechnic building would officially be named Parkside Hall on March 5. The building is tucked behind the Franklin D. Schurz Library. The building used to be home to Purdue Polytechnic Institute, but this program began to move off of IU South Bend’s campus

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Fall 2021 semester returning to a new normal

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief  kmluce@iu.edu The fall semester of 2021 won’t look like the fall semester of 2020. IU President, Michael A. McRobbie, announced that all IU campuses will go back to in-person learning in the fall 2021 semester on Feb. 24. However, much still has to be done until students, faculty and staff can

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Addition to campus completes a project years in the making

The new Arts and Education Building adds depth to IU South Bend By CECELIA ROEDER Design Editor A professor was once hired at IU South Bend and told “don’t get comfortable in Greenlawn,” as the building was slated for demolition. The year? 1975. 38 years later, the plans to create a new space on campus

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